Thursday is Sokol Memorial Day, an official “day of significance” on the Czech calendar since last year. It honours the memory of hundreds of members of the nation’s oldest athletics association arrested by the Gestapo on the night of October 7 to 8, 1941, tortured and sent to Nazi concentration camps. Few survived the war.


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